Governing Law and Regulations
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Bureau of Land Division of Land Pollution Control Waste Reduction and Compliance Section Hazardous Waste Management Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Illinois's hazardous waste disposal rules include the federal requirements plus the state's disposal facility fees and more stringent permit application process. In addition, the state's hazardous waste landfill and lab pack rules are more stringent than the federal standards.
• Administration and enforcement. IEPA's Division of Land Pollution Control administers and enforces the hazardous waste disposal requirements in Illinois.
Annual Hazardous Waste Fund Fee
415 ILCS 5/22.2(b)(1) and 35 IAC 855.103
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